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    FARMERS HELPING OTHERS

    Aug 15 | Ag News | | Comments Off on FARMERS HELPING OTHERS

    Christian Farmers Federation of Ontario Commentary By Simon de Boer, CFFO Executive Board Director No doubt by now everyone has formed for themselves some opinion about the NAFTA trade...

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    EARLY DAYS IN ASSESSING CANCELLED CAP AND TRADE

    Aug 14 | Ag News | | Comments Off on EARLY DAYS IN ASSESSING CANCELLED CAP AND TRADE

    Ontario Federation of Agriculture Commentary By Drew Spoelstra, OFA Executive Member Weather, climate and trade are all hot topics in Ontario right now. The recent elimination of...

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    OTTAWA FUNDING RISK MANAGEMENT STUDIES

    Aug 13 | Ag News | | Comments Off on OTTAWA FUNDING RISK MANAGEMENT STUDIES

    The federal government has announced an investment of up to $355,710 for two projects aimed at helping grain farmers manage financial risk. The investment included $197,400 to Soy Canada to...

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    Guide To Weed Control Hort Crops 2018 – Pub 75B

    Aug 11 | Ag News | | Comments Off on Guide To Weed Control Hort Crops 2018 – Pub 75B

    From ONvegetables.com By: Kristen Obeid, OMAFRA Weed Management Specialist – Horticulture The OMAFRA Guide to Weed Control Hort Crops 2018 (Publication 75B) is available in the following...

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    ONTARIO FARMERS PLANT MORE CORN, FEWER SOYBEAN ACRES

    Aug 10 | Ag News | | Comments Off on ONTARIO FARMERS PLANT MORE CORN, FEWER SOYBEAN ACRES

    Statistics Canada estimates that Canadian farmers planted 6.3 million acres of soybeans in 2018, a decrease of 13.2 % from the previous year. In its Principal Field Crops report on June 29,...

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    C-K’s Lake Erie Fishery Is Enormous

    Aug 10 | Kim Cooper | | Comments Off on C-K’s Lake Erie Fishery Is Enormous

    Fish is something we don’t normally think about when it comes to food. Last month, we celebrated Local Food Week across Ontario, but how many of us think about fish when we think about...

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    USDA FORECASTS LOWER CORN AND SOYBEAN ACREAGE

    Aug 9 | Ag News | | Comments Off on USDA FORECASTS LOWER CORN AND SOYBEAN ACREAGE

    The United States Department of Agriculture estimates that U.S. farmers planted slightly fewer acres of corn and soybeans this year. According to the USDA’s June 29 acreage report,...

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    Late Blight Control In Tomatoes: The Loss Of Mancozeb

    Aug 8 | Ag News | | Comments Off on Late Blight Control In Tomatoes: The Loss Of Mancozeb

    From ONvegetables.com By: Amanda Tracey, Vegetable Crop Specialist, OMAFRA The Pest Management Regulatory Agency recently announced that it will be cancelling the use of the group M3...

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    You Suspect Herbicide Drift – Now What?

    Aug 7 | Ag News | | Comments Off on You Suspect Herbicide Drift – Now What?

    From ONvegetables.com By: Kristen Obeid, OMAFRA Weed Management Specialist – Horticulture, Wendy McFadden-Smith, OMAFRA IPM Specialist – Horticulture and Karl Soetemans, MOECC Pesticide...

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    OFA LOOKING FORWARD TO MEETING WITH NEWLY NAMED PROVINCIAL MINISTERS

    Aug 6 | Ag News | | Comments Off on OFA LOOKING FORWARD TO MEETING WITH NEWLY NAMED PROVINCIAL MINISTERS

    With the announcement of Doug Ford’s new provincial cabinet, the Ontario Federation of Agriculture (OFA) is anxious to get down to work with all new ministers who will interface with and...

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